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The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time 

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Updated April 16, 2020 4.1k votes 771 voters 17.3k views 35 items

List Rules Vote up the players who had the most success for the Los Angeles Lakers.

Big fan of Los Angeles basketball? Then check out this list of Los Angeles Lakers point guards with photos and seasons played with the team. It includes almost every point guard from throughout Los Angeles Lakers history, including current point guards and past ones. Featuring some of the greatest NBA point guards of all time, the best Lakers PGs include Magic Johnson, Jerry West, Derek Fisher, and Nick Van Exel.

Who are the best point guards in Los Angeles Lakers history? Here is every player who has ever held the position of Los Angeles Lakers point guard.

 

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Magic Johnson is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Lakers career: 1996, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979

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Jerry West is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Lakers career: 1974, 1973, 1972,1971, 1970, 1969, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965, 1964, 1963, 1962, 1961

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Derek Fisher is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Lakers career:  2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996

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Gail Goodrich is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Lakers career: 1976, 1975, 1974, 1973, 1972, 1971, 1970, 1968, 1967, 1966, 1965

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Nick Van Exel is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Steve Nash is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Jeremy Lin is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Gary Payton is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Norm Nixon is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
Norm Nixon

Lakers career: 1989, 1988, 1987, 1986, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980, 1979, 1978, 1977

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Ron Harper is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Rajon Rondo is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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D'Angelo Russell is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Alex Caruso is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Lakers career: 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017

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Lonzo Ball is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Jordan Clarkson is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Derek Harper is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Rod Hundley is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
Rod Hundley

Lakers career: 1963, 1962, 1961, 1960, 1959, 1958

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Sedale Threatt is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Steve Blake is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Slater Martin is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Lakers career: 1956, 1955, 1954, 1953, 1952, 1951, 1950

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Walt Hazzard is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Avery Bradley is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Lakers career: 2020, 2019

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Tyronn Lue is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time
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Sasha Vujačić is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Lakers career: 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004

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Jim Price is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Los Angeles Lakers Point Guards of All Time

Lakers career: 1979, 1975, 1974, 1973